President Buhari approves 159 new radio and television stations
âFollowing the approval granted by the president, NBC published the list of 159 licenses granted to companies, communities and higher education establishments.
âThe commission was created by the NBC ACT, Cap. N11, Laws of the Federation 2004 with the mandate to regulate and control broadcasting in Nigeria.
âToday there are a total of 625 functioning broadcasting stations in Nigeria. “ Ilelah said.
The CEO said the newly approved licenses were Ilaro Federal Polytechnic (Radio), Reno People’s Prospective Union (Radio), Smile Community Radio Initiative and International Institute Radio. tropical agriculture.
He added that the others were Dudu African Broadcasting Communications Ltd., Independent Television, Prince Media Network, Jamkat Integrity Investment Ltd., Hikima Media Services and Galaxy Television Radio.
âOthers are Hi Fidelity Communications, B360 Nigeria Ltd., Communication Faculties Ltd., Godfrey Okoye University Radio, Art Broadcasting Company, Hamdana Media, Sunshine Radio, Blue Print Newspapers Ltd., NV Broadcasting Company Ltd. and others. “